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Heritage Room showcases American Art pottery from the collection of Bill and Dorothy Paul

Photo of a vase from the collection.

Beautiful and functional, pottery is a treasured, traditional art form for many cultures. The Heritage Room hosts a special exhibition, "Seldom Seen: American Art Pottery from the Collection of Bill and Dorothy Paul," through January 18. This exhibit features a sampling of the Pauls' renowned collection of American art pottery from all over the United States. The entire collection includes works from over 100 potters in 25 states from the first part of the 20th century with over 2,000 pieces in all. Visit the library to view representative selections from the Pauls' collection. Please check the Heritage Room website for exhibit hours.

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